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SHIRP: Welcome to SHIRP

Homepage for the Saskatchewan Health Information Resources Program (SHIRP)

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If an article you want is not in the SHIRP collection, we can get it for you free of charge from another library.

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New! Access to medSask


Select medSask content is now accessible only through SHIRP.
If you don't yet have a SHIRP account, click here for eligibility details and the registration form.

New! RxTx App

The RxTx Mobile app is now available to SHIRP users. 
Get your download code and instructions.

Welcome to the SHIRP Website

SHIRP is a program of the University Library that licenses a sub-set of the University Library's health sciences e-resources for access by Saskatchewan's licensed health care practitioners, post-secondary institution students and employees, and employees of the Ministry of Health and designated health related organizations. 

Access to SHIRP Resources

Access to SHIRP resources is free for any licensed health care practitioner in Saskatchewan. 

Offsite access to the SHIRP website is available by requesting a SHIRP User account. License or registration number from a licensing body in the province of Saskatchewan is required. Approval is usually granted within 24 hours.

If you have any questions about how to access SHIRP resources please contact

Contact Us

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SHIRP Office
Leslie and Irene Dubé Health Sciences Library, University of Saskatchewan,
104 Clinic Place, Saskatoon, SK S7N 2Z4
(306) 966-8290

Other Libraries

SHIRP resources are also available to employees, students, and health care professionals of the following institutions via their institution’s library: